Ration Cards – Food Security Cards – Aahar Cards
Ration cards or other types of above mentioned cards are given by government to Below Poverty line class people. Government has started to give rations such as eatables, daily used things for a subsidized prices in Ration dealer shops all over India. Around 60% Indian population are under Poverty line and lower middle class. Every government scheme such as Insurance, scholarships, subsidies etc are linked to ration cards.
Civil supplies and Epass like government agencies are managing every operation related to food security aahar cards. Below are the ration card application procedures for each state.
Overview of ration card Food Security card Aahar cards:
Ration cards application are available in every MRO office of each taluk or Tehsil head quarter. Online option for application submission and download options are available in each state wise civil supplies website. Citizens can apply for their new ration card application online by simple details.
Aahar cards, Food Security cards, ration cards have details of each family members in them A group photo of family, names and age of each family member are displayed. A sixteen series number with bar coded information is printed on backside of ration card. It also contains FOP shop details allotted to that card, Year of issuing the card, Annual income amount, Address of ration card holder etc.
Food Security Cards Online Application Procedure:
Lets check out the state wise online application procedure. Below table has every state civil supplies application guide.
Types or Ration card given to people:
Government previously issued two types of ration cards. One is BPL ration card and other is House hold card.
White Ration cards or BPL cards:
These are sanctioned for labor class and Below poverty line people as per the statistical data of the present year. All family members are enlisted in that card. Rations such as food grains, household groceries etc are given every month.
Pink or red colored ration card:
These are given to lower middle class families for seasonal or eventual groceries purchase. One can get some things such as oil packets, sugar, Onions if price increased, some food grains, LPG Gas cylinders, Solar products etc.